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Table 2 Association between frailty and cytomegalovirus (CMV) IgG titer (AxSYM and DSX )

From: Association of cytomegalovirus and other pathogens with frailty and diabetes mellitus, but not with cardiovascular disease and mortality in psycho-geriatric patients; a prospective cohort study

Test CMV result N Frailty + Frailty – RR (95% CI)
    (n = 131) (n = 164)  
AxSYM CMV titer: <15 AU/ml 69 23 (17.5%) 46 (28.4%)  
  CMV titer: 15–192 AU/ml 55 22 (17.0%) 33 (20.4%) 1.2 (0.71-2.00)
  CMV titer: ≥192 AU/ml 169 86 (65.5%) 83 (51.2%) 1.5 (1.06-2.30)
DSX CMV titer: <40 U/ml 67 22 (16.8%) 45 (27.44%)  
  CMV titer: 40–290 U/ml 56 22 (16.8%) 34 (20.73%) 1.2 (0.72-2.03)
  CMV titer: ≥290 U/ml 172 87 (66.4%) 85 (51.83%) 1.5 (1.06-2.35)